How Housekeep works

Enter your postcode

We’ll match you with the best cleaner in your area

Tell us about your home

We’ll give you a price based on the size of your home

Choose an available time

Your cleaner can visit at the same time every week or fortnight

Confirm your clean

We’ll take payment from your card after your clean is complete

Customise your clean

Add extra instructions for your cleaner in your online account

Why choose Housekeep?

Get a 5-star cleaner

Every cleaner is English-speaking, friendly and reliable. They've been vetted, background-checked & rated 5-stars

No minimum contract

When you book a recurring weekly or fortnightly clean, you can change your cleaner or cancel your cleans at any time

Manage cleans online

You can add visits, skip visits, leave notes, and book extra services including ironing, laundry, fridge and oven cleaning

What’s included in a clean?

Kitchen

Kitchen

  • Wash dishes or load dishwasher
  • Dust and wipe all accessible surfaces
  • Wipe exterior of kitchen cupboards, oven and fridge
  • Clean microwave interior and exterior
  • Wipe switches and handles
  • Scrub the hob
  • Wipe countertops
  • Clean the sink
  • Put away clean dishes
  • Take out rubbish and recycling
  • Vacuum and mop floors
Bathroom

Bathroom

  • Clean the toilet
  • Scrub shower, bath and sink
  • Clean cabinet exteriors, mirrors and fixtures
  • Wipe switches and handles
  • Empty rubbish bins
  • Vacuum and mop floors
Living areas

Living room & common areas

  • Dust and wipe all accessible surfaces
  • Wipe switches and handles
  • Clean mirrors
  • Empty rubbish bins
  • Vacuum and mop floors
Bedroom

Bedrooms

  • Dust and wipe all accessible surfaces
  • Wipe switches and handles
  • Clean mirrors
  • Make the bed (leave fresh linen out if you would like us to change)
  • Vacuum and mop floors
Extra services
  • Ironing
  • Laundry
  • Inside windows
  • Inside fridge
  • Inside oven
Special requests?

Customise your clean by adding instructions in your online account. They are sent directly to your cleaner's mobile app, ready for the clean.

Join our happy customers in Islington

Clean flat, happy cat. Claudia did a great job. Our flat was very clean and she was very friendly with our kitty.

Katie - Finsbury Park, Just now

Kalawattie just did her first clean for us and the flat now looks spotless - she did a fantastic job!

Alex - Angel, Today

Maria is really lovely, and an excellent help around the house! Very happy that we found her!

Kristin - Crouch End, Yesterday

Ndende is amazing. Quick. Easy to communicate with. Very effective and happy. Really liked and appreciated the work she managed to get done.

Alex - Bloomsbury, Yesterday

Mariama is amazing! We are so glad to have her coming every two weeks as every time she comes things are perfect when she leaves. Awesome!

Werner - Finsbury Park, Yesterday

Highly recommend Carlo. He left our flat super clean and tidy and even cleaned a room we hadn’t originally asked for - so kind of him!

Beth - Finsbury Park, 2 days ago

Sarah was early for her clean, she was extremely friendly and she did a thorough clean. I’d happily welcome her back again

Tarryn - Drayton Park, 3 days ago

I had a change in my calendar and Zuzana was kind to arrive earlier than scheduled to accommodate this. Zuzana was polite, quick and efficient. I'm very happy with the clean in all divisions.

Miguel - Angel, 4 days ago

Luliana Was absolutely brilliant, very polite and hardworking. We were all very happy with the results and hope she will consider revisiting/attending as her work was outstandingly good. Highly recommended! Thank you!

Saj - Angel, 5 days ago

She was all professional and she went way above my expectation. I will definitely use her again

Lucy - Angel, 5 days ago

Areas we cover in Islington

  • Angel
  • Archway
  • Arsenal
  • Barnsbury
  • Caledonian Road
  • Canonbury
  • Clerkenwell
  • Crouch Hill
  • De Beauvoir Town
  • Drayton Park
  • Essex Road
  • Farringdon
  • Finsbury
  • Finsbury Park
  • Highbury
  • Highgate
  • Holborn
  • Holloway
  • Hoxton
  • Kings Cross
  • Mildway Park
  • Newington Green
  • Pentonville
  • Tollington
  • Tufnell Park
  • Upper Street

Some of the great cleaners available in Islington

Lindley

(4.7)

Areas covered

  • Clapton Park
  • Dalston
  • Hackney Central
  • Hackney Marshes
  • Hackney Wick
  • Leyton
  • Victoria Park

Lydia

(4.8)

Areas covered

  • Clapton Common
  • Homerton
  • Lower Clapton
  • Shacklewell
  • South Hackney
  • Stamford Hill
  • Stoke Newington

Lindley

(4.7)

Areas covered

  • Dalston
  • Hackney Central
  • Leyton
  • London Fields
  • Newington Green
  • Upper Clapton
  • Victoria Park

Islington's best cleaners

Professional House Cleaners

Every cleaner has at least 6 months' professional home cleaning and ironing experience

Vetted and Background-checked

Cleaners are interviewed in-person and undergo an 8-step background check

5 Star Reviews

We collect reviews and feedback after every clean to make sure all cleaners are 5-star quality

The Housekeep Promise

If you’re not totally satisfied, we promise to send an alternative cleaner to re‑clean for free!

Customer care at Housekeep

Our customer support team is available to help you Monday-Friday from 08:00 to 18:00, and on weekends from 08:00 to 17:00.

Email support

You can also call or chat with your cleaner directly, through your online account.

Housekeep cleans up in Islington

Housekeep in Islington

  • 23,406 Homes cleaned
  • 12,986 Fridges cleaned
  • 11,041 Ovens cleaned
  • 13,240 Window cleans
  • 129,795 Shirts ironed
  • 46,812 Rubbish Bags removed
  • 100% Islington covered

Stats about Islington

  • 28.0% Have pets
  • 80.1% Flats or apartments
  • 19.9% Houses
  • 93,700 Households
  • 206,600 Residents
  • 35.0% Own a car
  • 46.0% Single

Local information about Islington

Islington is inner-London's most densely populated borough, with the 200,000 residents who call it home crammed into less than 6 square miles that extend from Crouch Hill in the north, to Farringdon in the South, Canonbury in the east and King's Cross in the west.

Islington incorporates the postcode areas N1, N4, N5, N6, N7, N8, N16, N19, EC1, EC2, NW5 and WC1 and is serviced by multiple tube and rail stations including Tufnell Park, Archway, Upper Holloway, Crouch Hill, Finsbury Park, Arsenal, Drayton Park, Holloway Road, Camden Road, Angel, Highbury & Islington, Canonbury, Caledonian Road & Barnsbury, Essex Road, Old Street and Farringdon.

Islington is known for its Victorian and Georgian townhouses set on communal garden squares. The housing stock also includes many flats in the form of converted terraces, warehouse conversions and modern new-build apartments.

Housekeep cleaned its first house in Islington in 2014, and there are now hundreds of experienced domestic cleaners available in the area, including in Clerkenwell, Pentonville and Mildmay.

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Housekeeper of the Week: Mariana

This week's Housekeeper of the Week goes to Mariana, who cleans across North London. Mariana cleans for customers in the boroughs of Haringey and Islington, frequently visiting homes in the Finsbury Park (N4), Manor House (N4), and Holloway (N7) areas. Mariana has a reputation for detailed, thorough cleaning, and her customers often comment...

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Housekeeper of the Week: Simona

We're really happy to announce that 2020's first Housekeeper of the Week goes to Simona - congratulations Simona. Simona cleans in the East and East-Central London boroughs of Tower Hamlets and Islington, visiting customers' homes in Whitechapel (E1), Farringdon (EC1) and Chancery Lane (EC2). Simona's customers praise her for amazing detail when cleaning (for which...

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